December 10, 2007

Now You're Making Fred Angry.

You won't like Fred when he's angry. (Though you'll probably end up voting for him, despite yourself.)

"The nuclear program is the most important part of the Iran consideration. For a presidential candidate not to know that and not to keep up with that is very surprising,” said Thompson.

“These are the kinds of things I’ve been talking about all of my life. Now, if the American people have other priorities, if they want someone who smiles a lot more than I do, or someone who is a better quipster than I am, who has no experience in these areas, that’s for the American people to decide.”

Meanwhile, Ace suggests that Huckabee might want to express his private religious convictions in a more private way, rather than using public money for charitable work (via high taxes) and pardoning criminals because they've supposedly converted to his own faith. Some separation of Church and State, he seems to feel, may still be called for:

It appears the primary reason Huckabee sought to release DuMond was the fact that he had found Christ, though, it should be said, apparently he was still looking for Christ inside of the women he would later rape and kill.

When the Huckabee bubble bursts, we'll still be back to Rudy and Fred.

There are things I love about Rudy, but he is not a big civil rights guy (on guns, especially, or on any other issue). Fred "gets" the separation-of-powers thing, and he still takes terrorism seriously.

I don't want a fun President. I want one who will do the job. Part of the job is scaring the shit out of autocratic and dictatorial leaders elsewhere on the globe. Sorry about that, but it's so.

Posted by Attila Girl at December 10, 2007 09:04 AM | TrackBack

You think it will come down to Rudy and FRED? That's like my thinking that Ron Paul has a chance. Granted I still blog about Paul in the hopes that some miracle will happen, but Fred's polling isn't much better than Paul's. It'll be Rudy or Mitt. Fred is dead.

Posted by: Nick at December 10, 2007 09:07 AM

"Paul is dead."

Who's going to get Mike's votes once the voters start to see through him? Fred.

Posted by: Attila Girl at December 10, 2007 09:33 AM

Which convicted murderer has found Christ:

The man who says "Please pardon me. I have found the Lord, and His name is Jesus Christ."


The man who says "I have my pardon from the Lord. That will suffice."

Posted by: John at December 10, 2007 02:58 PM

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